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June 29,2018

Gratitude & Kindness Calendar - Join in!

Over the month of July Hospice West Auckland is focusing on gratitude and kindness within our workplace and our own lives. We have created a calendar dedicated to daily gratitude reflections, actions, and events throughout...

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National Volunteer week begins on 17 June. It's a week to celebrate the 1.2 million Kiwis who volunteer in our community every year. Hospice West Auckland is so proud and thankful for all those who volunteer for us- we could not do the work we do without you! 

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We are celebrating Hospice Awareness Week this week with a visit from our BNI Norwest chapter to Hospice House. The members were able to experience the work that Hospice does in providing a ‘home away from home’ through a mindfulness session, a healthy breakfast and a dragonfly making workshop. We were impressed by the incredible handiwork of the BNI Norwest membe...

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This week is Hospice Awareness Week. Hospice Awareness Week provides us with the perfect opportunity to share with you how we can help your family and friends Live Every Moment. We rely heavily on the support of the community to keep us running and providing free of charge end of life care to people across the greater West Auckland area. There are many ways you can support...

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Z Energy’s Good in the Hood has started. Over the month of May, every time you fill up at Z Energy stations at Glen Eden or Te Atatu you will receive two tokens (if you are a Z energy card holder) or one (if you are not) to vote for your favourite charity. Please use it to vote for Hospice West Auckland and we'll have a chance of winning a share of $8000! ...

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February 14,2018

You Make Our Hearts Sing!

❤️You have the biggest heart❤️  We couldn’t do the work we do without you. Thank you for being you. Happy Valentine’s Day! From all of us at Hospice West Auckland

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January 26,2018

You Christmas Stars!

Thank you to all of the wonderful volunteers who supported our Christmas Stars campaign. You and the people of West Auckland helped raised an amazing $27,993.87! Without all of you incredible people being there to support us, we couldn't reach as many people as we do or raise as much as we do. We were so happy to see so many faces at our Christmas Stars celebratory tea...

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July 18,2017

Good Ole Hoe Down

Get out to the Riverhead Boat House for the annual BNI Barn Dance, with live music featuring the Brewster Brothers. With the same level of yee-haw, toe tappin’, straw coverin’ delight we are going to fill the hall with cowboys & cowgirls for an evening of dancing to the music. Square dance, line dance, and let loose a little! BNI West Auckland and The Riverh...

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Rituals play an important role in helping people mark significant life events. Here at Hospice West Auckland one of the rituals we use is the story of the Dragonfly – te kapowai, which we share with families whose loved one has died in our care. Recently our team spent a winter’s afternoon crafting beaded dragonflies, which we use to signify someone’s deat...

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